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*  Anorexia nervosa
Cultural factors also appear to play a role with societies that value thinness having higher rates of disease. Additionally, it ... Estour B, Galusca B, Germain N (2014). "Constitutional thinness and anorexia nervosa: a possible misdiagnosis?". Front ... occurs more commonly among those involved in activities that value thinness such as high-level athletics, modelling, and ...
*  Olympia (Manet)
Charles Baudelaire thought thinness more indecent than fatness. The model for Olympia, Victorine Meurent, became an ...
*  Grinding wheel
The thinness allows grinding in slots and crevices. It is used primarily in cutter grinding and jig grinding. A special ...
*  MacBook (Retina)
The MacBook is designed with thinness in mind; the aluminum enclosure is 13.1 mm at its thickest point at the hinge end of the ...
*  Eating disorder
Cultural idealization of thinness is believed to contribute. Eating disorders affect about 12 percent of dancers. Those who ... Leptin can also be used to distinguish between constitutional thinness found in a healthy person with a low BMI and an ... Eating disorders are becoming more prevalent in non-Western countries where thinness is not seen as the ideal, showing that ... There is a cultural emphasis on thinness which is especially pervasive in western society. A child's perception of external ...
*  Figure rating scale
The Drive for Thinness (DT) is another scale that has been used in studies with the figure rating scale. This scale consists of ... After comparing the results, the Korean women were more dissatisfied with their bodies due to the pressures of thinness that ... Stunkard, A., Sorenson, T., & Schulsinger, F. (1983). Use of Danish adoption register for the study of obesity and thinness. In ... Each figure presents nine male and nine female schematic silhouettes, ranging from extreme thinness to extreme obesity. For ...
*  J. Walter Christie
The sloped armor helped to compensate for its thinness. The Army purchased several of Christie's tank prototypes for testing ...
*  Epithelium
The thinness of the epithelial barrier facilitates these processes. In general, simple epithelial tissues are classified by the ...
*  Fat Chance (film)
... especially thinness, fat.." Chicago Tribune. Retrieved 15 March 2014. A. Edwardsson (July 28, 1995). "Fat Chance". Canadian ...
*  Synthesis of carbon nanotubes
Their ratios change by the thinness of the catalyst. Many MWNTs are included so that the diameter of the tube is wide. The ...
*  Killing Us Softly
Still Killing Us Softly: Advertising and the Obsession with Thinness. Guilford Press. p. 395. ISBN 978-1-57230-182-5. Jean ...
*  Media depictions of body shape
As the thinness of a female character increased, the number of compliments she received from men did as well. Research has ... While 60% of videos portray female thinness, only 32% show male muscularity. No physical attraction is shown between a slender ... Herbozo, Tantleff-Dunn, Gokee-Larose, and Thompson (2004). "Beauty and Thinness Messages in Children's Media: A Content ...
*  Anti-fat bias
link) Herbozo, S.; Tantleff-Dunn, S.; Gokee-Larose, J.; Thompson, J.K. (2004). "Beauty and thinness messages in children's ... Positive Implicit Associations with Underweight Fashion Models are Associated with Drive for Thinness in Young Women". Eating ...
*  Lingerie
The look was adolescent breasts, slim hips and extreme thinness. André Courrèges was the first to make a fashion statement out ...
*  Self-image
In the American society, a popular beauty ideal is thinness. Oftentimes, girls feel that they do not measure up to society's " ...
*  Macivera
The specific epithet refers to the thinness of the stems. The position of the sporangia on the sides of stems and the way in ...
*  Toshiba TG01
Physically the device is notable for its size and thinness. Available in both black and white colours, it has a Magnesium alloy ...
*  California slender salamander
B. attenuatus is characterized by moist skin of notable thinness. In general, red blood cells in mammals lack a cell nucleus ...
*  Beat of My Heart
The parody satirizes Duff's thinness and Hollywood's obsession with body image. On May 20, 2005, MTV News reported that Hilary ...
*  Gongshi
They are: thinness (shou), openness (tou), perforations (lou), and wrinkling (zhou). Chinese scholar's rocks influenced the ...
*  Social Networking and Psychology
... and drive for thinness In a more recent study that focused more specifically on Facebook usage in over 1,000 high school girls ... Weight Satisfaction and Drive for Thinness". Sex Roles. 63 (1-2): 79-90. doi:10.1007/s11199-010-9789-z. ISSN 0360-0025. ...
*  Trait theory
Sep 2003). "Stress situation reveals an association between perfectionism and drive for thinness". Int J Eat Disord. 34 (2): ...
*  Palito
But because of his thinness, he was groomed as a comedian. With moneymaking films, he would then join the cast of films with ...
*  Health issues in athletics
Competitive thinness is a term used when athletes compare themselves to their rivals who are performing better than them. When ... Another risk factor to competitive thinness is related to revealing uniforms. For aesthetic sports, these uniforms are normally ...
*  Body proportions
Also, female dolls reflect the cultural ideal of thinness in women. The ancient Greek sculptor Polykleitos (c.450-420 BC), ...